River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1104 AM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

...ABOVE BANKFULL BUT BELOW FLOOD STAGE LEVELS WERE OBSERVED ALONG
THE EAU CLAIRE RIVER...PRAIRIE RIVER...SPIRIT RIVER...WISCONSIN
RIVER...

FOR THE WISCONSIN RIVER AT MERRILL
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 9.6 FEET.
* AT 10.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR LOWLAND
  FLOODING.  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 11 FEET.

FOR THE WISCONSIN RIVER AT ROTHSCHILD
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 24.4 FEET.
* AT 25.0 FEET...WHICH IS FLOOD STAGE...A PUBLIC BOAT LANDING ON THE
  WEST SIDE OF THE RIVER IS COVERED WITH WATER.

FOR THE WISCONSIN RIVER BELOW BIRON RESERVOIR
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 1016 FEET.
* AT 1017 FEET...WIDESPREAD WOODED LOWLAND FLOODING.  WATER
  APPROACHES A FEW HOMES ON SHORE ACRES DRIVE IN BIRON. .

FOR THE EAU CLAIRE RIVER NEAR KELLY
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 5.7 FEET.
* AT 5.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING OF
  LOWLAND.  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 7 FEET.

FOR THE PRAIRIE RIVER NEAR MERRILL
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 5.2 FEET.
* AT 5.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING OF
  WOODED LOWLAND.

FOR THE SPIRIT RIVER NEAR SPIRIT FALLS
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 5.6 FEET.
* AT 5.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...LOWLAND FLOODING IS
  OCCURRING.  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 8 FEET.

CAUTION IS URGED WHEN WALKING NEAR RIVERBANKS.  THE NEXT SCHEDULED
STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED TOMORROW MORNING.

&&

ADDITIONAL STAGE INFORMATION AND FORECASTS IF AVAILABLE.
             FLD  OBSERVED                 FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY/TIME  SAT  SUN  MON  TUE  WED  THU

WISCONSIN RIVER
  MERRILL     11  9.6 FRI 09 AM 10.0 10.2  9.8  9.2  8.2  6.9
  ROTHSCHILD  25 24.4 FRI 10 AM 24.6 23.7 22.2 21.3 19.8 18.0
  BIRON RESE  1017 1016.0 FRI 10 AM

EAU CLAIRE RIVER
  KELLY        7  5.7 FRI 10 AM

PRAIRIE RIVER
  MERRILL      7  5.2 FRI 09 AM

SPIRIT RIVER
  SPIRIT FAL   8  5.6 FRI 10 AM

$$



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